Dr. Perla I. Periut is Board Certified in Neurology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. She is also Board Certified in the Subspecialty of Vascular Neurology by the same board. She is Board eligible in Sleep Medicine by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.
Dr. Periut practices general neurology with empathy and attention to detail. She has a holistic approach to the needs of her patients. Her special interests include, sleep medicine, spinal disorders, vertigo, stroke, neuropathies, headaches and dementia.
Dr. Periut received her medical degree from Universidad Central del Este in the Dominican Republic and her B.A. from the University of Miami in Miami, Florida. She completed her residency in Neurology at the Cleveland Clinic of Florida and at the University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital and her transitional residency at Chestnut Hill Hospital in Philadelphia.
Dr. Periut is a member of Baptist Interventional Radiology Vascular Surgery Quality Assessment Committee and a member of Baptist Ethics Clinical Committee. She is a member of both the American Academy of Neurology and the American Academy of Sleep Medicine.
Dr. Periut has published several articles in neurology, topics include movement disorders, such as Tardive Dystonia in E-Medicine. She is also the author of three chapters in neuromuscular disorder in the Encyclopedia of Neurological Sciences, edited by Dr. Michael Aminoff and Dr. Robert Daroff. Dr. Periut is often sought for television and radio interviews on health neurological related issues such as stroke, dementia and sleep disorder.
Dr. Periut received a Doctor of Jurisprudence degree from the University of Tennessee College of Law and is a member The Florida Bar and Tennessee Bar.
Dr. Periut is of Cuban-American descent and is fluent in English and Spanish.
Dr. Periut provides services at the following office:
Medical Arts Neurology Group, LLC
8940 N. Kendall Drive
Miami, FL 33176